Tag Archives: Young people

More Young People Are Getting More Job Training Experience Through Social Programmes

Hundreds of young people throughout St. Vincent and the Grenadines are being afforded the opportunity to gain on-the-job training in various disciplines through the efforts of the Ministry of Social Development. Minister of Social Development, Frederick Stevenson, spoke of the achievements in this regard during his contribution to the 2015 National Budget Debate in Parliament… Continue Reading →

EPDU Pledges To Assist Young People Develop Their Entrepreneurial Skills

The recently formed Entrepreneurial and Professional Development Unit (EPDU) has pledged to deliver on its mandate to assist young people in developing their entrepreneurial skills. The unit became officially operational in September 2013 under the guidance of the Adult and Continuing Education Division. Programme Officer with responsibility to head the EPDU, Desiree Richards, said the… Continue Reading →

President of the SVG Credit Union League, Junior Bacchus, said the Credit Union movement recognizes that young people are the future leaders

President of the SVG Credit Union League, Junior Bacchus, said the Credit Union movement recognizes that young people are the future leaders. He said the movement is committed to providing young people with the opportunities necessary to harness their leadership abilities. President of the SVG Credit Union League, Junior Bacchus. Minister with responsibility for Cooperatives,… Continue Reading →

Young people from throughout the region are being challenged to prepare themselves to assume leadership responsibilities

Young people from throughout the region are being challenged to prepare themselves to assume leadership responsibilities. The challenge was issued by speakers at this morning’s start of a one-week Youth Leadership Development Program, which is being attended by thirty five delegates from across the region. The event, which will focus on issues related to Youth… Continue Reading →